Programs

Starting October 17, 2017 - Ending May 31, 2018

Check out these opportunities!

McDaniel College 2018 Summer Science Academy Courses include:

  • Forensic Science
  • Marine Science
  • "Real World" Physical Science
  • Zombie Science
  • NEW! Environmental Science
  • NEW! Pre-health Science for those interested in careers in medicine, nursing, physical therapy, fitness, and sports training.

For course descriptions, available dates, and to apply, visit www.summerscienceacademy.com. Applications are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Students who attend, apply to McDaniel, are accepted and qualify are guaranteed a $40,000 scholarship!
 

Ithaca College:  Residential pre-college programs for high school students.  In Ithaca's residential pre-college programs, discover what campus life is like while you explore your interests with expert IC faculty.  Our one- and three-week summer college sessions offer courses from a variety of academic areas, or you can focus on specific subjects in the Ithaca Writers Institute or Pre-College STEM Institute.  Online applications are due by May 15th, but early application is recommended.  Admission decisions are made as applications are received.  Students who believe they will be eligible for financial aid when they apply to college are encouraged to apply for a limited number of need-based, partial-tuition scholarships for the three-week session.  Students should complete the online application and then complete the financial aid request form.  Apply today at ithaca.edu/summercollege/app.

 

Exciting Summer Opportunities for high school students at Susquehanna University.  Learn more and apply today at www.susqu.edu/summer-programs.  Discounts available on most programs prior to April 1.  Don't delay!

New York University Precollege:  NYE Precollege gives rising juniors and seniors the amazing opportunity to spend their summer on NYU's campus in the heart of Manhattan.  For six exciting weeks, high schoolers can take college-level courses for credit, develop their essay-writing skills, and learn how to manage their time in college, all while experiencing what it's like to be an NYU student.  Our summer 2018 Precollege program runs from July 1 through August 11.  For scholarship consideration, students should apply by April 1, 2018.  For more details and the most up-to-date information, please visit nyu.edu/precollege.

The 2018 Summer Business Institute at The Catholic University of America:  The Summer Business Institute (SBI) is a week-long summer program at teh Busch School for rising high school juniors and seniors interested in business, leadership, and entrepreneurship.  Throughout the week, participants are immersed in these subjects through the lens of Catholic social teaching.  SBI is an all inclusive week-long experience for only $300.  Scholarships to the program are available and awarded.  Applications are due by May 1st.  Go to catholicsbi.org for more information and to apply.

GW Pre-College 2018:  The George Washington University 2018 Summer Programs for high school students.  Go to www.precollege.gwu.edu for more details and to register.

Terp Young Scholars:  July 8-27, 2018.  College courses, college credits.  In Terp Young Scholars, students experience rigorous college courses, earn three college credits and appreciate the rich diversity of campus life at UMD.  Acceptance to this 3-week summer collegiate program is competitive, and based upon academic performance.  For more information and to apply go to www.ysp.umd.edu.

 

FCC Study Skills & Test Prep Classes:  Get ready for success this spring with personalized attention and guidance from experienced instructors.  Go to frederick.edu/youth for more information and to register.

 

Maryland Boys State:  If you are interested in Government, Politics, Leadership, attendance at Military Academy, College ROTC, or just a challenging Academic program this is the experience for you.  MD Boys State is a week long practical exercise in Government that will have a positive influence on your life.  Application deadline is April 15, 2018  Click here for more information about applying or go directly to app.campdoc.com/register/marylandboys/participants to complete the application.

At Duke Summer College and Academy, we believe in a simple formula. By combining rigorous academics with an incredibly fun residential program, we can create life-changing experiences. This past summer, we put this to the test and discovered that it is overwhelmingly true.

It's time for FCPS high school juniors and seniors to apply for the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Engineering Innovation (EI) summer program, offered at Hood College this year.

EI will enable students to participate in a renowned college-level program that offers the potential to earn 3 college credits while exploring cutting-edge educational and career options. Students will also earn 1 FCPS elective credit.

The course will be offered from June 25 through July 20, Mondays-Fridays, 9-3. There will be no class on Wednesday, July 4.

Prerequisites are Algebra II, some trigonometry, a lab science (chemistry, biology, and/or physics) and experience with a spreadsheet application.

Application Fee: $75

Tuition: $2700 (Financial assistance is available! Apply early for Financial Aid.)

Applications are online at: http://engineering-innovation.jhu.edu.

See the poster:
https://fcps.ezcommunicator.net/edu/Frederick/GetFile.aspx?DocId=7901

See the flyer:
https://fcps.ezcommunicator.net/edu/Frederick/GetFile.aspx?DocId=7903